Jenner & Block

Anne W. Mitchell is a partner in the Energy Practice.  She focuses her practice primarily on regulatory counseling, trials and appeals involving natural gas and electric clients, and business litigation.

Ms. Mitchell has served as counsel in numerous natural gas, electric and telecommunications regulatory proceedings, including rate litigation, alternative rate litigation, rate design investigations, cost and revenue reconciliations, merger/reorganization approval, financing approval, affiliate transactions, utility tariffs, rulemakings, energy efficiency, and certification proceedings. She also has served as counsel in appeals of agency decisions.

Ms. Mitchell has represented natural gas clients in litigation in Illinois state and federal courts. She also has extensive experience representing insurance companies in class actions and business disputes, including claims for fraud, unfair trade practices, and breach of contract.

Ms. Mitchell's pro bono practice most recently included representing the guardian of a student with special education needs seeking appropriate school placement.